Spider Veins & Telangiectasias Treatment

Spider veins and telangiectasias are a common aesthetic problem. The vascular laser, Exotherme 980nm is especially dedicated to treat these superficial vascular lesions externally, and provides an efficient, safe, fast and painless procedure. 

1. What are spider veins and telangiectasias ?

Spider veins and telangiectasias are small dilated cutaneous vessels (arteriole, capillary blood, and small vein), red, blue or purple. They are linked to fragility of the venous circulation and must be treated because they can spread. 

2. How does the vascular laser work ?

The Exotherme device vascular laser includes a cooling system, which makes the treatment painless. It also has a camera and optical zoom, which allows the physician and the patient to see in live the treated vessel and see the spasm and disappearing of the vessel.
The technology of Multi-pulse laser makes the treatment more effective: the laser delivers the energy needed while protecting the surrounding tissues. The treatment results safe.

3. Who can benefit from a vascular laser treatment ?

People with skin type from I to IV. (Very white skin to dark skin). A consultation with your physician will determine whether or not you can benefit from a vascular laser treatment.

4. How is a laser procedure ?

The procedure is efficient, external, fast, safe and painless.
A session lasts an average of between 15 and 20 min. The physician applies the gel on the area to be treated, and then place the handpiece in the right place. While following the treatment onto the screen, the physician performs the laser shots all along the vessel.

5. What are the indications ?

The laser treats spider veins, facial and leg telangiectasias, rosacea, angiomas… 

6. When will the results be visible?  ?

The results are seen between 4-6 weeks after treatment. In most cases, one session is sufficient, but according to the network and the vessels to be treated, several sessions may be needed. You may fix this with your doctor. 

7. Are there side effects ?

Immediately after the treatment, the treated areas may become red, and you can felt a sensation of warmth. Minor scratches / blistering may also occur. You can apply a moisturizer if needed. These marks will disappear within 5 days after the treatment. 

Before and After Pictures